Antoine VARILLAS (Guéret 1626-1696), historiographer... - Lot 277 - Conan Belleville Hôtel d'Ainay

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Antoine VARILLAS (Guéret 1626-1696), historiographer... - Lot 277 - Conan Belleville Hôtel d'Ainay
Antoine VARILLAS (Guéret 1626-1696), historiographer of Gaston d'Orléans and librarian; he had been charged by Colbert to collate the copy of the Brienne manuscripts with the originals of the King's library. Autograph manuscript signed on letterhead. 2 pp. in-4. Paris, May 5, 1673. In Latin. Bibliographical research notes. "In Bibliotheca Mazarina quamplurima sunt volumina de rebus Gothieis, verum un iis omnia falta et pleraque rudicula. In manuscriptis regis christianissimi nihil vidi de rebus [...]". Very rare.
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